Help your livestock avoid louse infestation this winter

Louse eggs glued to hairs (Credit: Lee Townsend, UK)

In the midst of these cold weather months, it is easy to forget that pests never rest. Especially now with animals coming in closer contact for warmth, the threat of parasite transfer is increased. The University of Kentucky explains why routine checks and establishing a […]

Winter skin disease in horses

It seems like just last week we were outside in short sleeves enjoying beautiful autumn days, but winter will soon rear its sometimes-ugly head in the Northern Hemisphere. With the cold season comes the host of winter dermatologic problems affecting our horses. The increased rainfall (for those not in the crisp, snowy northern U.S.), decreased […]